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if eight times a certain number is subtracted from 27, the result is three. find the number

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keandre123

We're going to make this certain number x and create an equation. 8 *  x   -  27 = 3 8 * (2) = 16 = 27 - 16 = 11 (Wrong) 8 * (3) = 24 = 27 - 24 = 3 (Correct) Answer: 3

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